Jumunn Morgan, the man found dead Tuesday morning in a 932 Rigdon Road apartment, was shot multiple times and died of a gunshot wound to the back, the Muscogee County coroner said Thursday.
The preliminary autopsy report shows that Morgan was shot in his right, lower back and the bullet came out in the front of his torso, Buddy Bryan said. The 29-year-old man also sustained a gunshot in his buttock, but it wasn’t fatal.
Detectives are still looking for leads in the shooting that led to Columbus’ third homicide of the year. Police said no suspect has been identified and no arrests have been made.
Police were called to the apartment at 7:58 a.m. after Morgan’s live-in girlfriend found him dead in the bedroom of the apartment. located across the street from St. Benedict the Moor Catholic Church.
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Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Police Cpl. Jason Brown at 706-225-4438 or the Robbery/Assault Unit at 706-653-3400.